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Panthers Pick Two D-Men at Draft

Trade up to 46th pick to take Colby Robak, select Adam Comrie with 80th pick

Saturday, 06.21.2008 / 11:14 AM ET / 2008 NHL Draft
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Panthers Pick Two D-Men at Draft
The Panthers moved through the morning by selecting 6-3, 195-pound defenseman Colby Robak with the 46th selection from the Brandon Wheat Kings of the Western Hockey League and then 6-4, 205-pound defenseman Adam Comrie from Saginaw of the Ontario Hockey League.

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Robak Profile
Comrie Profile
Virginia and Ottawa Lay Claim To Comrie

Robak was selected with the 46th pick after trading their 49th pick in this draft and a fourth-round pick in the 2009 Draft to Phoenix.

Robak is a 6-3, 195-pound defenseman from the Brandon Wheat Kings of the Western Hockey League. Ranked 13th by Central Scouting, Robak had six goals (30 points) in 71 games last season.
 
Robak was not in attendance. The 18-year-old flew back home to Manitoba early Saturday morning to attend his high school graduation.
 
Comrie was born in Ottawa but moved to Virginia when he was nine. He models his game after Chris Pronger. Ranked in the 80s during Central Scouting’s midterm report, he ended up being the No. 44-ranked North American skater by Central Scouting at the end of the year.

STANDINGS

EASTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 p - NYR 82 53 22 7 252 192 113
2 y - MTL 82 50 22 10 221 189 110
3 x - TBL 82 50 24 8 262 211 108
4 x - WSH 82 45 26 11 242 203 101
5 x - NYI 82 47 28 7 252 230 101
6 x - DET 82 43 25 14 235 221 100
7 x - OTT 82 43 26 13 238 215 99
8 x - PIT 82 43 27 12 221 210 98
9 BOS 82 41 27 14 213 211 96
10 FLA 82 38 29 15 206 223 91
11 CBJ 82 42 35 5 236 250 89
12 PHI 82 33 31 18 215 234 84
13 NJD 82 32 36 14 181 216 78
14 CAR 82 30 41 11 188 226 71
15 TOR 82 30 44 8 211 262 68
16 BUF 82 23 51 8 161 274 54

STATS

2014-2015 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
J. Huberdeau 79 15 39 10 54
J. Jokinen 81 8 36 -2 44
N. Bjugstad 72 24 19 -7 43
A. Ekblad 81 12 27 12 39
B. Boyes 78 14 24 11 38
A. Barkov 71 16 20 -4 36
J. Hayes 72 19 16 -4 35
B. Campbell 82 3 24 4 27
B. Pirri 49 22 2 6 24
D. Bolland 53 6 17 4 23
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
R. Luongo 28 19 12 .921 2.35
A. Montoya 6 7 2 .892 3.01
 
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